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Soca Monarch show still on

28 July 2019

The MQI 98.1 The One Soca Monarch Competition will take place today as scheduled. Read More

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Prices take top award at Junior Kadooment

27 July 2019

The husband and wife team of Sanka and Sonia Price took the top award at this year’s Junior Kadooment in association with Consolidated Finance, held earlier today at the historic Kensington Oval. Read More

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Junior Kadooment starts with message of peace

27 July 2019

Amalgamated Schools under the theme Operation White Dove came with a serious message to start this year’s Junior Kadooment. With messages of love, peace and unity and no to gun violence, children from the schools costume making programme are giving their all on stage... Read More

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A Trip to Mars with Marzville

25 July 2019

Police and security are in place for the first staging of Welcome To Marz Ville Trip to Mars, presented by Dewars Scotch Whisky, tomorrow night at Kensington Oval. Read More

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Pic-O-De-Crop line-up set after a few switches

24 July 2019

After a couple of switches, the line-up for the finals of the Courtesy Pic-O-De Crop Competition was announced this evening at the historic Kensington Oval. Read More

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People’s Monarch showdown starts

23 July 2019

Fifteen thousand dollars is up for grabs, along with the title of People’s Monarch 2019. Read More

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VIDEO: Biggie Irie In Studio

23 July 2019

Biggie Irie is undoubtedly the Groovy King in Soca. He tells us about his 2019 offerings and plans for competition. Read More

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Band blues

21 July 2019

Kadooment day isn’t shaping up to be a “Mega Monday” as some bandleaders of the 23 registered bands are faced with dwindling numbers of revellers. Read More

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Ready for pure soca on the Hill

21 July 2019

Thousands are at Farley Hill National Park in St Peter for the annual staging of FLOW Soca On The Hill. Read More

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Three Junior Monarchs

21 July 2019

Quon retained his title and two new monarchs were crowned as the curtain came down on the 2019 Scotiabank Junior Calypso Monarch Competition last night at the Garfield Sobers Gymnasium. Read More

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Mr Blood giving it his best shot

21 July 2019

If any of the 17 finalists think it will be easy to stop Mr Blood from making it two in a row, they are underestimating him in the Courtesy Pic-O-De-Crop finals on August 2. Read More

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17 picked to go up against Mr Blood

20 July 2019

First Citizen De Big Show has the lion's share of the finalists for the Courtesy Pic-O-De-Crop Competition, with seven being announced early this morning after an hour and 20 minutes after deliberations. Read More

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HBO, Game of Thrones lead nominations for TV’s Emmy awards

16 July 2019

LOS ANGELES – HBO and its medieval fantasy blockbuster Game of Thrones led nominations, as expected, on Tuesday for the Emmy Awards, but the list of contenders for the highest honours in television was dominated by newcomers, many of them women. Read More

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VIDEO: Sanctuary In Studio

14 July 2019

Sanctuary tells us about his journey thus far and shares his thoughts about changes to Crop Over. Read More

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How Juniors will appear

13 July 2019

When the Scotiabank Junior Calypso Monarch competition takes place next Saturday, July 20, at the Wildey Gymnasium, 19 contestants will sing for supremacy. Read More

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VIDEO: SK In Studio

13 July 2019

One of the joint International Bashment Soca Competition winners, SK, tells us about his plans going forward. Read More

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VIDEO: Queen T In Studio

13 July 2019

Queen T is a finalist in this year's Soca Monarch Competition Read More

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Call for calypso college

13 July 2019

Music producer Eddy Grant believes there should be a calypso college in Barbados. “I have begged the Government to teach calypso in schools. If you can teach British history, why can’t you know your own? Why can’t you learn how to sing your own? Read More

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VIDEO: Crop Over Central Top 10 July 12

12 July 2019

It is time for the Crop Over Central Top 10, presented by Big Red The DJ from Hott 95.3 FM. Crop Over Central, where the vibe lives. Read More

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Court rules Iglesias is father

10 July 2019

MADRID – A Spanish court ruled on Wednesday that singer Julio Iglesias is the father of a 43-year old man, resolving a paternity dispute that had lasted three decades after the veteran star refused to take a DNA test. Read More

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Ram back in tent zone

09 July 2019

When you hear the name Peter Ram these days you may think soca and party music. Depending on your age, you may remember him as a dub artiste and doing those popular store ads with Natahlee. Read More

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